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Shirley J. Stanton

Shirley J. Stanton, American lawyer. Bar: Maryland 1972, West Virginia 1979, Maryland (United States District Court) 1972, West Virginia (United States District Court (northern and southern districts)) 1979.

Background

  • Stanton, Shirley J. was born on April 16, 1934 in Enterprise, West Virginia, United States. Daughter of B. Alston Champ and Lena E. (Victor) Golden.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, Fairmont State College, 1954. Juris Doctor, University Maryland, 1972.

    Career

    • Private practice, Timonium, Maryland, 1972—1975. Staff attorney Blue Cross-Blue Shield Maryland, Towson, 1975—1979. Partner Stanton & Stanton, Fairmont, West Virginia, since 1979.

      Appellate judge West Virginia Workers Company Appeal Board, since 1997. Chairman board directors Fairmont Human Rights Commission, 1982. Board directors United Way, Fairmont State College Found, Inc., since 1984, Fairmount General Hospital Foundation, Inc., since 1997.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: Maryland 1972, West Virginia 1979, Maryland (United States District Court) 1972, West Virginia (United States District Court (northern and southern districts)) 1979.

    Membership

    Member of League of Women Voters (board directors since 1982), Fairmoutn State College Alumni Association, Marion County Chamber of C. since 1981, West Virginia Trial Lawyers Association, West Virginia State Bar Association, Marion County Bar Association, Gamma Chi Chi (president since 1983).

    Connections

    • Married G. Patrick Stanton, September 3, 1956. Children: George Patrick III, E. Scott.
    • father: B. Alston Champ Golden
    • mother: Lena E. (Victor) Golden
    • spouse: G. Patrick Stanton
    • children: George Patrick III Stanton
    • E. Scott Stanton
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